Bennington Cop Log: Dec. 10, 2013
Sunday, Nov. 24
Motor vehicle accident: At 9 a.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident on Francestown Road. Police said Winter Keeler, 32, of Windsor lost control of her vehicle, a 2004 Honda, due to snowy and icy road conditions. She advised police that she slid off the roadway, causing damage to her passenger side and right rear corner. There were no injuries, but the vehicle had to be towed.
Monday, Nov. 25
Motor vehicle accident: At 11:05 a.m., police responded to a South Bennington Road residence for a report of a motor vehicle accident. Police said a 2014 Ford, driven by Michael Auciello, 49, of Manchester, pulled into the driveway and stopped. Meanwhile, Barbara Varnum, 62, of Bennington began back out, when she allegedly struck the front-end of the Ford. She was driving a 2006 Honda. There were no injuries, but there was damage to the front-end of Auciello’s vehicle.
Wednesday, Nov. 27
Arrest: At 5:50 p.m., police stopped a vehicle for speed on Route 202 and charged the driver, Tyler Martel, 22, of Peterborough, with driving without a valid license. He was released on a summons, pending a Dec. 19 court date at the 6th Circuit Court, Hillsborough.
Motor vehicle accident: At 8:15 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident on Route 202. Police said Rosemarie Troie, 57, of Palmer, Mass., was driving a 2011 Chevy when she struck a deer. There were no injuries, but there was damage to the right front fender and mirror of the vehicle.
Friday, Nov. 29
Suspicious person: At 3 p.m., police responded to a Durgin Road residence for report of a suspicious person. The reporting party stated that someone was climbing through a window of the vacant property. The person is allegedly working for a company out of Vermont that is winterizing the house. He was not provided a key, which is why he was climbing through the window. He did not have a driver’s license with him, therefore, the investigation continues.
Saturday, Nov. 30
Neighbor dispute: At 4:15 p.m., police responded to Starrett Road for a report of a neighbor dispute. Police spoke to both parties and advised them to stop the dispute. This is an ongoing issue.